Featuring Barbara Partee Recipient of the 2021 Benjamin Franklin Medal in Computer and Cognitive Science   Speakers:   Barbara Partee (UMass Amherst) – Personal notes on the history of formal semantics   Gennaro Chierchia (Harvard University) – Language and Natural Logic: Ways in which grammar empowers our spontaneous logicality   Pauline Jacobson (Brown University) – […]

Penn Science Café: COVID-19 and Decision-Making Under Uncertainty Penn Science Café Monday, April 19 2021 – 4:00pm Event Speakers: Joseph Kable, Baird Term Professor of Psychology and Director of MindCORE Barbara Mellers, I. George Heyman University Professor in Psychology and Marketing Click here to REGISTER & for more information.   The pandemic has entered a […]

Penn Neuroscience graduate students are hosting a public lecture entitled “Neuroinflammation: The Brain’s Defense Mechanism” which will feature 15-minute TED style talks from three Philadelphia-area neuroscience faculty members: Dr. Chris Bennett  – University of Pennsylvania Dr. Jennifer Orthmann-Murphy  – University of Pennsylvania Dr. Elena Blanco-Suárez – Jefferson University   Date & Time: Tuesday, April 20th, […]